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Ferguson Grand Jury Records Not Approved for Release

The prosecutor overseeing the Ferguson grand jury hearing the Michael Brown case took the rare step of recording and documenting the proceedings, but that doesn't mean they will be released to the public if police officer Darren Wilson isn't indicted, officials said Sunday, NBC News reported. The St. Louis County director of judicial administration, Paul Fox, released a statement Sunday saying that St. Louis Judge Carolyn Whittington has to analyze the records before she approves that they be released, and Whittington can't do that until the grand jury has finished hearing evidence. The grand jury's decision on whether to indict Wilson, who shot and killed 18-year-old Brown in August, could come this week. Read »
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1 Dead, 30 Injured in Calif. Bus Crash: CHP

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100-Year-Old Woman Sees Ocean for 1st Time

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Flooding Threat Looms as Buffalo Snow Melts

Flood warnings were in effect for parts of New York state on Sunday, as temperatures were expected to rise to the high 40s Sunday following a massive and deadly snowfall that dumped seven feet of snow on the Buffalo area and killed at least 13 people. The National Weather Service issued a flood watch for 1 p.m. Sunday through 7 a.m. Wednesday for parts of New York, according to The Associated Press and warned of potential for roof collapses and clogged catch basins. Despite the upcoming warmth, the National Weather Service said that "a return to reality" will come by mid-week accompanied by much colder temperatures. Read »
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Man Breaches Airport Security, Steals Vehicle: Police

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Putin May Run Again but Won't Be President for Life

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Joey Chestnut Devours Turkey to Win Eating Contest

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We are here to tell America that we will not surrender, we will never give up our rights and we are against all sanctions  

— Hardline students in Iran, demanding on the streets of Teheran on Sunday their government not cave to Western pressures, as negotiators from Iran and the West tried to hammer out a nuclear deal on the eve of a self-imposed deadline.
Sunday, Nov 23, 2014 at 1:06 PM

Cops Kill Boy, 12, Carrying Toy Gun in Cleveland

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Rapper Convicted of Killing Philly Officer to Be Executed

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Sunday, Nov 23, 2014 at 1:24 PM

Giuliani, Dyson Have Tense Exchange on Race

Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani and Georgetown Professor Michael Eric Dyson got into a heated exchange over policing in black communities Sunday morning on NBC's "Meet the Press." After Giuliani expressed sympathy towards the grand jurors deciding whether or not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson for killing unarmed teen Michael Brown, Dyson defend the outrage of the protesters. Dyson said Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon’s decision to preemptively enact a state of emergency sent the wrong signal, sparking a heated debate on race. Click through for more on the heated exchange. Read »
Sunday, Nov 23, 2014 at 12:37 PM

Suicide Bomber Kills 49 at Afghan Volleyball Game

Sunday, Nov 23, 2014 at 11:47 AM

Bipartisan Proposal: Congress Should Act on Immigration

Despite differing opinions on President Obama’s executive order on immigration, two senators from opposite sides of the isle said Sunday that the proper response from Congress should be to put legislation on the president’s desk. Appearing on NBC’s "Meet the Press", Senators Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) and Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) advocated passing a comprehensive immigration reform bill. Menendez cited the precedent of 11 presidents over 60 years acting on immigration as proof that the Obama's action was legal. Flake did not weigh in on whether suing the president over his executive action was appropriate, but did say that he thought President Obama had "moved beyond his authority." Read »
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Obama, Colleagues, Friends Remember Marion Barry

Friends and colleagues remembered former four-time D.C. Mayor Marion Barry who died early Sunday morning at age 78. Barry collapsed early Sunday morning and was taken to United Medical Center where he was pronounced dead around 1:45 a.m. ET. Read »

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